Seven New Year’s Day babies at Bedford Hospital Image By Oksana AdobeStock_269043563

Bedford Hospital midwives were delighted to welcome the arrival of seven babies born on New Year’s Day 2020.

The first beautiful bundles of joy to arrive was Mila, a baby girl who was born at 00.04am on 1st January 2020, weighing 5lbs 4oz to parents Vicky and Peter.

Another precious bundle to arrive at 1.40pm was Ethan and baby boy weighing 8lbs 1oz to first time parents Charlotte and Phil. All families are incredibly overjoyed with their new arrivals.

Deirdre Fowler, director of Nursing and Patient Services at Bedford Hospital, said:

“It was a busy day for everyone on Wednesday (1 January 2020) and we are absolutely delighted and thankful to have helped bring seven adorable babies into the world on New Year’s Day.

“Big congratulations to all the parents on their new arrivals, what a beautiful way to start the New Year and thanks to all our incredible staff for working over the holiday period.”